BAXTER SPRINGS - The Cherokee County prosecutor filed charges against a woman who crashed her vehicle into a Baxter Springs restaurant.
The driver, Janet Freeman of Baxter Springs, is charged with two counts of aggravated battery while driving under the influence. She's also charged with a DUI and criminal damage to property.
Two people were injured on the Aug. 24 incident, when Freeman drove her vehicle through the front wall of the Oriental Garden on Military Avenue. Both were taken to hospitals in Joplin with non-life-threatening injuries.